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Rights & Contracts

The Portobello Books Rights and Contracts Department comprises Angela Rose, Rights Director, and Isabella Depiazzi, Contracts Manager.

Angela and Isabella handle translation, large print, audio and film rights and work directly with publishers in all territories aside from Japan (English Agency), Korea (Eric Yang) and China / Taiwan (Chinese Connection). If you have a specific query please email us at rights@portobellobooks.com.

We also handle all head and subsidiary rights contracts for titles on the Portobello Books list.

For permission enquires please email rights@portobellobooks.com making sure the following information is included in your message:

  • The title and author of the Portobello book in question 
  • The total word count of the extract(s) from the Portobello Books title that you wish to reproduce
  • The publisher (with full address) of your work
  • The territory for distribution: e.g. UK & Commonwealth only, World English Language, World all languages etc 
  • The total print run of the work
  • Format (hardcover and/or paperback  and/or electronic)
  • Published price
  • Publication date

We will respond to your request as soon as possible but please allow four weeks for a response.


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